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archoil in the summer?

I ran archoil in my last 2 oil changes and the truck seem's to love it. Now Im getting ready for another oil change and Im just wondering if running it in the summer is a waste?

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I use it year round. Whether it be rev-x or archoil 9100

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No running it in the summer isnt a waste. The detergent action is good year round

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Can Archoil be added to oil that already has RevX?

I switch between both additives. Not sure if it would help/hinder/hurt anything.



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Can Archoil be added to oil that already has RevX?

I switch between both additives. Not sure if it would help/hinder/hurt anything.
I switch between the two also. Last oil change I put archoil 9100 in it and this oil change I put the rev-x in it.

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I use it year round and i live in phoenix az. i debated the same thing, should i use it next oil change? i tried to skip a oil change and the stiction almost came back immediately. ordered more archoil poured it in and whammy it vanished.

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ok well I guess I need to run something,but I never thought about maybe going over to Rev x for the summer......hmmmmmmm anybody got any inside deals on a good price?

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ok well I guess I need to run something,but I never thought about maybe going over to Rev x for the summer......hmmmmmmm anybody got any inside deals on a good price?
I have used hot shot secrets, rev-x and archoil 9100. The archoil by far was the best additive I have used and the cheapest place to get it is KT performance, if you buy the 32oz jug shipping is free and you only need 16oz per oil change

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No running it in the summer isnt a waste. The detergent action is good year round
Do you think for this reason it would be worth running in a 6.4?

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